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Trump Made A Mysterious Unscheduled Hospital Visit. Here's What We Know

Trump Made A Mysterious Unscheduled Hospital Visit. Here's What We Know

Trump tweeted Sunday morning that he does not plan to finish his physical until next year. His prior physicals were scheduled in advance not only because that's how doctors schedule everyone's "we...

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Girl dies, truck driver missing after French bridge collapse

Girl dies, truck driver missing after French bridge collapse

TV images showed a vehicle bonnet sticking out of the fast-flowing waters of the Tarn river and emergency service helicopters circling overhead. Over 60 emergency workers were at the scene, he said,...

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Sri Lanka's Gotabaya Rajapaksa sworn in as new president

Sri Lanka's Gotabaya Rajapaksa sworn in as new president

Mahinda Rajapaksa, with Gotabaya - nicknamed "Terminator" by his own family - effectively running the security forces, ended a 37-year civil war with Tamil separatists. Rajapaksa has made it clear ...

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Hong Kong anti-mask law 'unconstitutional': High court

Hong Kong anti-mask law 'unconstitutional': High court

Citizens gathered outside the campus to call for the release of the trapped students, some of whom were wounded in clashes with police. "The ferocity of the water cannon and tear gas I think took many...

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People Killed in Shooting Outside Walmart Store in Oklahoma

People Killed in Shooting Outside Walmart Store in Oklahoma

Authorities marked the location of shell casings around one red vehicle, where bullet holes could be seen in the windshield of the auto. Bullet holes were visible in the car's windshield. No staff m...

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3 killed in shooting at Oklahoma Walmart

3 killed in shooting at Oklahoma Walmart

One body is in the driver's seat of a red, two-door vehicle. Bullet holes are visible in the car's windshield. As of November 1, 2019, Oklahoma became even more gun friendly by passing a law to el...

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Thousands Rally Outside Georgian Parliament After Failure Of Electoral Reform Measure

Thousands Rally Outside Georgian Parliament After Failure Of Electoral Reform Measure

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia later confirmed that the demonstrators have been given time to leave the entrances of the parliament building. It underlined that "the unexpected halting of...

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Trump should testify in impeachment investigation: US Senator Schumer

Trump should testify in impeachment investigation: US Senator Schumer

Multiple witnesses overheard a phone call in which Trump and Sondland reportedly discussed efforts to push for the investigations. On Sunday, Mr Trump blasted another witness in Congress' impeachmen...

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Chief justice orders delay in House fight for Trump's tax records

Chief justice orders delay in House fight for Trump's tax records

A federal judge on October 25 granted the House's request for access to the grand jury secrets in the Mueller report . An ongoing legal process has been unfolding for quite a while in which Congres...

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President Trump’s surprise physical exam at Walter Reed Medical raises questions

President Trump’s surprise physical exam at Walter Reed Medical raises questions

Also, NBC News reports , the previous exams "did not take place in multiple 'phases.'" The medical staff at Walter Reed "did not get a staff-wide notice about a presidential" or "VIP" visit, as would...

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First Public Impeachment Hearing Against President Trump Opens in US House

First Public Impeachment Hearing Against President Trump Opens in US House

Taylor, who was appointed by Trump in June, also said withholding military aid from Ukraine, which has been locked in conflict with Russian Federation since Moscow annexed the Crimean peninsula in 201...

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China urges U.S. to 'stop flexing muscles' in South China Sea

China urges U.S. to 'stop flexing muscles' in South China Sea

The Chinese media said that both the defence personnel agreed over the military relations as a crucial part of China-US ties. Taiwan has said Beijing was intimidating the island by sailing its air...

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Two Arkansas Chemistry Professors Were Arrested for Allegedly Making Meth

Two Arkansas Chemistry Professors Were Arrested for Allegedly Making Meth

Walter White aka Heisenberg and Jesse in Breaking Bad . Hall said the university's science center was closed on October 8 "due to a report of an undetermined chemical odor" and initial tests indica...

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Sabarimala row: Kerala govt is trying to suppress women, claims Trupti Desai

Sabarimala row: Kerala govt is trying to suppress women, claims Trupti Desai

The rest of the pilgrims were allowed to proceed further. Thousands of police have been deployed in the southern Indian state of Kerala as a centuries-old temple at the center of an ongoing, and...

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ICC approves probe into Myanmar Rohingya abuse

ICC approves probe into Myanmar Rohingya abuse

On Monday, the African nation of Gambia filed a lawsuit against Myanmar with the ICC's sister body, the International Court of Justice, accusing Naypyidaw of state-sponsored genocide against the Roh...

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7 killed in Bangladesh building collapse after blast

7 killed in Bangladesh building collapse after blast

It wasn't immediately clear what caused the blast, fire official Amir Hossain told the outlet. News reports said the road in front of the explosion site was busy with people and tricycle rickshaws. ...

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Man drowns, another escapes after vehicle slips off pier in Co Donegal

Man drowns, another escapes after vehicle slips off pier in Co Donegal

Gardaí have confirmed that a 26-year-old man drowned in the early hours of Sunday morning after an incident at Poolawaddy Pier, Arranmore. Councillor Noreen McGarvey said it was believed the auto "s...

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Boeing says timing of 737 MAX return in hands of regulators

Boeing says timing of 737 MAX return in hands of regulators

While Boeing has been working to finish modifications and corrections on the jet's design and software, Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam told reporters at the Dubai Airshow on Sunday tha...

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China calls on United States to 'stop flexing muscles' in South China Sea

They met for more than half an hour on the margins of a broader Asia defense officials' conference. Asked by a reporter to be more specific about Chinese objections, Wu said the US should "stop interv...

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IN lawmakers react to first round of impeachment hearings — IN Focus

IN lawmakers react to first round of impeachment hearings — IN Focus

Representative Chris Stewart said on ABC's "This Week". Trump and his supporters have attacked the impeachment probe as politically motivated. "The president communicates in ways sometimes I w...

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Aide recounts actions tying Trump to delay in Ukraine funds

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer echoed that suggestion. The second session of testimonies in the public impeachment against Donald Trump had a protagonist, but many involved. But Democrats...

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Four dead after mass shooting in Fresno backyard

Four dead after mass shooting in Fresno backyard

The victims were attending a family and friends gathering in the backyard of a home when an unknown suspect approached and opened fire, Fresno Police Lt. About 35 people had gathered at the home, Reid...

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China says carrier’s passage through Taiwan Strait not directed at any target

China says carrier’s passage through Taiwan Strait not directed at any target

The fleet was spotted Sunday sailing southbound through the strait, Taiwan's defense ministry said. China has sailed an aircraft carrier fleet through the Taiwan Strait - just days after a USA war...

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Delays: Two planes in 'minor' collision at Frankfurt airport

Delays: Two planes in 'minor' collision at Frankfurt airport

A spokeswoman for Frankfurt airport said the incident happened at around 6:00 pm (1700 GMT) on Saturday. She said no one was injured and the reasons for the crash remain unclear. "Air Namibia will o...

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Trump Pardons Officers, Restores Navy SEAL's Rank In War Crimes Cases

Trump Pardons Officers, Restores Navy SEAL's Rank In War Crimes Cases

President Trump has now reversed that demotion, reinstating Gallagher's previous rank. "For more than two hundred years, presidents have used their authority to offer second chances to deserving indiv...

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Hong Kong campus protesters fire arrows as anti-government unrest spreads

Hong Kong campus protesters fire arrows as anti-government unrest spreads

Hundreds of protesters, hiding inside the building set the entrance on fire, either on goal or due to "mismanagement" of petrol bombs, when a police raid seemed imminent. The protesters barricaded the...

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Trump attacks Pence aid who testified in impeachment probe

Trump attacks Pence aid who testified in impeachment probe

Morrison was interviewed October 31 and Williams was interviewed November 7. During the call, Trump had asked Zelensky to do him a "favor" and open an investigation into Biden as they were discussing ...

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Trump Unexpectedly Defends Biden After North Korea Attacks Top Dem Rival

Trump Unexpectedly Defends Biden After North Korea Attacks Top Dem Rival

KCNA , a North Korean news agency, eerily threatened Biden and claimed in a report this week that the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate was showing signs of "the final stage of dementia" and said...

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Michael Bloomberg Apologizes for

Michael Bloomberg Apologizes for "Stop and Frisk" Methods Used by NYPD

According to data from the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU ), while still in use, incidents of stop-and-frisk have sharply declined since 2013, when Mayor Bill de Blasio - who opposed the poli...

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Russia Begins Moving Captured Ukrainian Ships Before Possible Handover

Russia Begins Moving Captured Ukrainian Ships Before Possible Handover

The FSB has confirmed the three naval vessels are being towed to a location agreed with the Ukrainian side for their handover, which will take place on November 18, Russia's Interfax news outlet re...

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2nd USA official heard Trump call with Sondland

2nd USA official heard Trump call with Sondland

Sondland also told Trump that Zelensky "loved your ass" and would do "anything you ask him to", according to the Holmes testimony obtained by CNN . This story is breaking and will be updated . CN...

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HK protesters fight with flames and arrows

HK protesters fight with flames and arrows

Police have now issued an ultimatum for people to leave the area - with a barrage of tear gas and water cannon fire. Parts of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University campus looked more like a fortress ...

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Buttigieg surges ahead of Democratic rivals in Iowa, poll shows

Buttigieg surges ahead of Democratic rivals in Iowa, poll shows

In the last five polls Buttigieg, Warren, Sanders and Biden have held the top four positions, and have been the only candidates to score in double-digits. He earned cheers when fending off suggestio...

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Chile to Hold Referendum on Rewriting Pinochet-Era Constitution

Chile to Hold Referendum on Rewriting Pinochet-Era Constitution

The announcement sent the stock market soaring over 6.0 percent and sparked a recovery by the peso. The almost month-long wave of protests has been highly violent, with more than 20 people killed ...

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House Intel chairman Schiff defends Yovanovitch, Rep. Nunes blasts 'hearsay testimony'

House Intel chairman Schiff defends Yovanovitch, Rep. Nunes blasts 'hearsay testimony'

Eventually, Stefanik was allowed to ask her questions. [The previous] hearing had already proceeded under precisely the same rules, with Nunes obediently sharing his time with his committee counse...

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